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Two Ghana athletes did not return from Commonwealth Games

Two Ghana athletes did not return from Commonwealth Games

Two members of Ghana’s contingent to the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia did not return. The Ghana Badminton Association have confirmed Stella Amassah and Gifty Mensah disappeared from team Ghana’s camp and have still not been found. This comes on

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Commonwealth Games: Janet Amponsah, Joseph Amoah qualify for 200m semi-finals

Commonwealth Games: Janet Amponsah, Joseph Amoah qualify for 200m semi-finals

Day 7 of the on-going Commonwealth Games produced mixed results for team Ghana. Janet Amponsah qualified for the semi-finals of the women’s 200m, finishing 2nd in the heats with a time of 23.66sec. Akua Obeng-Akrofi made it through to the

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Ghana’s Hor Halutie finishes eighth in women’s 100m final

Ghana’s Hor Halutie finishes eighth in women’s 100m final

Ghana’s Hor Halutie failed to clinch a medal after finishing last in the women’s 100m final at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Australia. Halutie crossed the finish line in 11.54, failing to improve her qualification time. Hor progressed to the

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Gold Coast 2018: 19 year old Hor Halutie qualifies for women’s 100m Final

Gold Coast 2018: 19 year old Hor Halutie qualifies for women’s 100m Final

Ghanaian sprinter, Hor Halutie, has qualified for tomorrow’s final of the on-going Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. The 19 year old crossed the finish line in 11:46sec, the second fastest time she has ever run, to go through as

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Gatlin ‘shocked’ over doping allegations

Gatlin ‘shocked’ over doping allegations

World champion sprinter Justin Gatlin says he is “shocked and surprised” at doping allegations made against his coach and an agent. Athletics anti-doping officials have begun an investigation into what the president of the sport’s governing body called “serious allegations” about Dennis

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Kenya’s Olympic marathon champion gets doping ban

Kenya’s Olympic marathon champion gets doping ban

Kenya’s Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong has been suspended for four years for doping. The 32-year-old was found to have taken banned blood-booster EPO in an out-of-competition test in her home country. Sumgong, who also tested positive for a banned

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Woman sets world record for running marathon in high heels

Woman sets world record for running marathon in high heels

A retired professional ballroom dancer in Tennessee set a world record by running an entire marathon in high heels. Irene Sewell shared photos of herself following the Guinness World Record-breaking performance as she managed to complete the 26.2-mile race in

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Third Accra Marathon to take place October 7

Third Accra Marathon to take place October 7

With a purpose of bringing people together to express freedom, togetherness and passion through running in the vibrant landscape of a beautiful African Cit,y the Accra Marathon represents a continental drive to promote the Sustainable development Goal number 3, Good

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Africa to bid for 2025 World Athletics Championships

Africa to bid for 2025 World Athletics Championships

The head of African athletics says the continent will bid to host the 2025 World Championships. Africa has never staged the biennial event, which started in 1983, despite being home to many world champions. Hamad Kalkaba Malboum says he believes

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Great Britain win shock 4x100m gold as Bolt pulls up injured

Great Britain win shock 4x100m gold as Bolt pulls up injured

Great Britain produced a sensational run in the final of the 4x100m relay to take gold as Usain Bolt pulled up injured. All the attention was on Bolt and the pressure was on following his failure to win the 100m

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